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Siren is a village in Burnett County.
It is the county seat.
The community name derives from Swedish for "lilac."
[NOTE: This is not the only community in Wisconsin named Siren. For links to other places called Siren, WI, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]
The latitude of Siren is 45.785N. The longitude is -92.38W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 997 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 1,015.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Siren demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Burnett County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 54872 ZIP code.
25% of Siren residents report German ancestry, and 11% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Siren ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Siren was $14,792, compared with $21,587 nationally.
12% of Siren residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Dates often change. Check with local tourism officials to be sure.
Median rent in Siren, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $346. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $716.
Burnett County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Siren political report.
The average commute time for Siren workers is 22 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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